Led by Claudia Turbay, Colombian Ambassador to Ghana, the others are Ambassadors from Japan, South Africa, Burkina Faso and Mexico designates to Ghana.
Addressing the media at the out dooring, Naa Ashorkor urged families and friends to join the race dubbed “Africa on the Run” to create the awareness of living together in peace and unity.
The Colombian Ambassador Claudia Turbay gave a back ground and the history of the marathon. She commended the organisers for coming up with the second edition as a national of Colombia did well to place third in the first edition, and hinted that two athletes from her country will run again.
Carthy Morton of the MMSC said the enthusiasm for the event has risen in the last few days as many people are registering at the various centers in the Malls and Accra Sports Stadium, where on Wednesday some of the international athletes will be shown to the general public.
Benn Kujar of Lymin Creek promised to run and invited other corporate heads and associates to try the 5 kilometer race.